What Makes ARiD Different


ARiD is a development focused research organization which is distinctive in its commitment and approach to supporting humankind through evidence based intervention. Our current strengths rely primarily on:

  1. people-centred perspective on development : We engage the community on contemporary issues that affect them.
  2. integrated ways of working which combines research, training, advocacy and community outreach activities.
  3. multi-sectoral and multidisciplinary approaches which makes us your right partner in tackling the complex and multifaceted challenges of post-conflict development.
  4. unique contacts and network of partners which stretch from international, national and local civil society organizations to grassroots activists, governments, researchers, business sector and the media.
  5. reputable and credible staff: ARiD brings together committed and experienced satff with diverse skills  in peace and conflict management, law, agriculture, education, ICT, culture, environment, development policy and practice. Visit the links to our staff profiles for more information on each staff expertise.